If you have symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) – a high temperature, a new continuous cough, or a loss of, or change in, your normal sense of smell or taste (anosmia) – the advice is to stay at home for 10 days. All members of this household should remain at home for 14 days.

If you think you have symptoms, please do not attend your hospital appointment until you are advised it is safe to do so. Please contact us to rearrange your appointment, or to re-organise treatment and tests.

The latest information on the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire can be found here.


We hold a number of events throughout the year to listen to feedback from our patients, local community and staff and updates on the latest news, developments and training related to our hospitals and health and social care in Nottingham.

You can find out more about events currently planned for the remainder of the year below.

For more information please contact us at instituteofexcellence@nuh.nhs.uk

Registered Nurse and Theatre Practitioner Recruitment Event

Achieve your potential at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, rated ‘outstanding’ for caring by the CQC, and the only organisation in Europe with ANCC Pathway to Excellence® and Magnet® recognised Hospitals.


Registered Nurse and Theatre Practitioner Recruitment Event | Saturday 10 July 2021 | Virtual Event via Microsoft Teams


At Nottingham University Hospitals (NUH) we can offer you:

  • A dedicated team from the Institute of Care Excellence, offering continuing professional education, careers coaching and development opportunities including: an established preceptorship programme, an acute care skills course, bespoke rotational programmes, resilience-focused clinical supervision, an international OSCE programme, Chief Nurse Junior Fellowships and clinical academic careers. 
  • Access to the largest established Shared Governance programme in the UK, with over 80 staff councils at ward level and growing, giving our workforce a voice and supporting a culture of innovation.
  • An ambitious and forward thinking professional environment, recognised for empowering nurses to lead and innovate.
  • Utilising evidence based practice and research to advance nursing science and compassionate care.
  • Our nursing teams are Patient Experience Network National Award winners (2018) and finalists in (2019) and have opportunities to work on improvement initiatives that are co-produced with those who use our services.                                 


Should you be successfully shortlisted you will have the opportunity to:

  • Have an interview on the day via Microsoft teams
  • Meet future colleagues to discuss your career opportunities, identify preferred area of work, access to courses, preceptorship & our rotation programme
  • Find out where your career can lead and also about out the UK's most established Shared Governance programme


Click the links below to apply:

  • Are you a Newly Qualified Nurse or will you be joining the NMC register within the next 12 months? Apply here.
  • Staff Nurse - Apply here
  • Critical Care - Apply here
  • Theatre Practitioners - Apply here


Closing Date - 20 June 2021

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Breakfast Career Club

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Would you like the opportunity to discuss your career with someone who can help you achieve your potential? 

Whether you are a current member of staff or a potential new starter thinking of joining our team, we can offer you guidance and support. Below are a list of some of the things we can cover, but we would also just love the opportunity to chat to you and get to know you a little better.

  • Retire & Return
  • Clinical Academic Careers
  • Career opportunities and development for non-registered
  • Shared Governance opportunities
  • Staff transfer opportunities
  • General career planning/signposting
  • Revalidation advice
  • NQN or new to Acute Care support
  • Role Development Packages
  • Student support/opportunities
  • Recruitment - clinical area visits/discussions with divisional teams
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Preceptorship support


Upcoming dates:

  • 21 June 2021 | 7:30 - 11:15am | Click here to book.

Return to Practice Engagement Events

Discover what returning to practice might look like for you...

Have you previously practiced as a registered nurse and been out of practice due to a career break, caring responsibilities or due to a change in personal circumstances?

Would you like to return to nursing? Look no further!

NUH have launched an exciting, fully funded, and bespoke Return to Practice Programme. Now is the time to consider joining the NMC register.

Join the event for information about the Test of Competence, funding, stories from our most recent Return to Practice nurses and bespoke support to enable you to get your NMC pin back.

To book your space, please visit our Eventbrite page here.

For further information please contact practice.educators@nuh.nhs.uk

Shared Governance Masterclass Series

You are warmly invited to attend a 3 day virtual masterclass series hosted by the NUH Institute of Care Excellence.

Join us to hear about our Shared Governance Programme and NUH's journey to achieving Pathway to Excellence and Magnet Accreditation. The series is £150 per day or £400 for the full 3 day package.


To find out more about each day, please click the flyers below:

Day 1: The Fundamentals of Shared Governance  | 6 July 2021

Day 2: Taking the next step on your Shared Governance journey | 16 September 2021

Day 3: Advancing nurse care excellence in your organisation | 13 October 2021


To book a place on this masterclass, please download and complete the registration form here. You can choose to book all three days or select just one or two. Please email your registration form to instituteofexcellence@nuh.nhs.uk where it will be followed up by the team to arrange payment.


Shared Governance Masterclass Flyer

Upcoming recruitment dates

Achieve your potential at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, rated ‘outstanding’ for caring by the CQC, and the only organisation in Europe with ANCC Pathway to Excellence® and Magnet® recognised Hospitals.

Upcoming recruitment dates for 2021: 

  • 10 July
  • 6 November

Further details for each event can be found on this page closer to the event date. If you have any questions please contact instituteofexcellence@nuh.nhs.uk